This year's event will feature inspiring messages of overcoming the pandemic's challenges. Keynotes will be attorney Nat Lewin and Rabbi Mendel Kalmenson, of Central London and the author of Positivity Bias.
Rabbi Shlomo Litvin said “people have knocked on our door to say they are sorry this happened. I’ve also gotten texts, emails and calls of support from all over the country; it’s been very meaningful.”
Rabbi Levi Duchman first came to the UAE in the winter of 2015, following up months later to lead a Passover seder in the capital city of Abu Dhabi. He moved to the country later that year.
Just like the joke about the Jewish guy on a desert island, Dubai is home to three synagogues.
Health Department officials said Wednesday they are worried about an increase in coronavirus cases in the neighborhood.
A criminal investigation has been launched.
Firefighters arrived to find heavy fire coming from the rear of the first floor. The damage is estimated at approximately $75,000 worth.
In 1994, the staunch Democrat Lewis, together with arch-rival Congressman Newt Gingrich, sponsored the bill bestowing the Congressional Gold Medal for the Rebbe.
One of the highlights of the program will be a live feed of prayer at the Rebbe's Ohel.
"We must ask those intending to visit ... to postpone their trips for the forseeable future. This might not work out with your plans, but it is for our protection.”
The massive social services operation was launched at the behest of the Israeli government, at a cost of more than NIS 100 million in funding.
“Typically, I shop for about five families a day,” she says. “If I do a big order for one family, I will fill up a cart and take it back to my car, and then go back into the store.”
Given that some places may not lift their stay-at-home orders for weeks yet, just how would a “virtual” camp program work?
His wife showed up at his bedside after his recovery, her face covered with a mask, he asked her when was Pesach, and she said, Two weeks ago.
Judge Harriet L. Thompson: "The Rebbe had foresight beyond his years.”
Chabad Rabbis in Israel Prohibit Emissary to Katmandu Hani Lipshitz from Lighting Independence Day...
Lipshitz, for her part, posted a message on Thursday on the Facebook page of Chabad of Kathmandu, announcing she preferred to give up the honor and avoid the turf war altogether.
Rabbi Mendel Goldstein walked to synagogue in solitude in compliance with social-distancing measures, held Lori’s Torah and said a prayer for her and the community she left behind.
Each mask came packaged with an encouraging message that read “Also highly contagious—kindness, patience, love, enthusiasm and positive attitude. Don’t wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier.”
Israel Police will enforce the lockdown and track violations of these restrictions.
The health ministry continues to discuss tightening movement restrictions on the Israeli public, and one of the options being considered is to instruct all adults over 60 not to leave their homes at all.
"These individuals can be infected and can be passing along the illness to many other members of the community. People can die because of their actions."
"And for the Jews there was light and happiness and joy . . . "
The music video urges children to reach out and communicate when they're in need. It's not Operation Survival's first music video.
The tune probably marked more than anything else the change in the relationship between the new White House and Jewish value
A railroad official argued the Jewish outreach stands found at numerous transportation stations are "illegal" and must be removed.
The protective kits, which include special suits, masks, glasses, shoes and hats, aim to prevent infection in the event of contact with a sick person.
Minister Tzipi Hotovely listened as the emissaries related their experiences interacting students, and suggested strategies for expanding their success.
"The current situation and tensions could contribute to a heightened risk and threat environment for Jewish facilities and Chabad centers."
Malmo's Jews haven’t disappeared by any means, to judge by the crowd that showed up last month for the Chanukah Menorah lighting in the city square.
“We light up the world with acts of goodness and kindness. That’s the essence of Chanukah, and that is the antidote to hatred and bigotry.”